Appendix D-1. NORTHERN STATES POWER, D/B/A XCEL ENERGY, ELECTRIC FRANCHISE  


§ 1. Definitions.
§ 2. Adoption of Franchise.
§ 3. Location, Other Regulations.
§ 4. Relocations.
§ 5. Tree Trimming.
§ 6. Indemnification.
§ 7. Vacation of Public Way.
§ 8. Assignment.
§ 9. Franchise Fee.
§ 10. Reports and Records.
§ 11. Provisions of Ordinance.
§ 12. Amendment Procedure.
§ 13. Previous Franchises Superseded.

An ordinance granting to Northern States Power Company, a Minnesota Corporation, d/b/a Xcel Energy, its successors and assigns, permission to construct, operate, repair and maintain in the City of Minneapolis Minnesota, an electric distribution system and transmission lines, including necessary poles, lines, fixtures and appurtenances, for the furnishing of electric energy to the City, its inhabitants, and others, and to use the public grounds and public ways of the City for such purposes.